Gartner Research

Supply Chain Leaders Must Orchestrate Three Decision Categories for Inventory Excellence

Published: 09 April 2018

ID: G00350723

Analyst(s): Paul Lord

Summary

Managing and explaining inventory performance is among the most complex supply chain challenges. This research provides supply chain leaders with an overview of Gartner's inventory framework with insights from a compilation of the most recent published content.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

Research Highlights

  • Manage Trade-Offs to Optimize Operational Inventory Decisions
  • Frame and Escalate Situational Decisions to Ensure Business Risk and Opportunity Are Balanced
  • Account for the Impact of Structural Design Choices on Inventory

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